Deadline reported, This Is Us actress Chrissy Metz has been cast to star in Fox 2000’s The Impossible.
It will be produce by DeVon Franklin while Roxann Dawson is set to direct the film.
The film is based in novel The Impossible: The Miraculous Story of a Mother’s Faith and Her Child’s Resurrection by Joyce Smith.
Metz will play Joyce, the mother of the boy who fell through a frozen lake in Missouri.
Grant Nieporte is set to write the script.